January 15, 2014

Art Classes for Adults and Youth at 29 Palms Art Gallery - Starts January 18th

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Art Classes for Adults and Youth at 29 Palms Art Gallery - Starts January 18th 29 Palms Art Gallery

Twentynine Palms Art Gallery Class Schedule 2014


Registration: Participants are invited to register in person at the 29 Palms Art Gallery, 74055 Cottonwood Drive, (at National Park Drive), Wednesday through Sunday, 12 Noon to 3:00 PM. Phone: 760 367 7819 Registration forms are also available on line at www.29palmsartgallery.com. Form should be copied and mailed or dropped off at the gallery. Mail Address: 29 Palms Art Gallery P.O. Box 115 Twentynine Palms, CA 92277

Adults: All classes and demonstration workshops are held at the Twentynine Palms art gallery. The fee is $10. Materials and supplies are the responsibility of the participant. Pre-registration at least one week in advance of classes will be greatly appreciated.

Tuesday, February 11, 9:00 to 12:00 noon

• Soft Pastel Portrait Drawing with Sandra Lytch

• Learn the process of layout, shading and blending with oil pastels to create accurate portraits. You may bring your own photo or use one or ours.

• Material and Supply list available at gallery

Tuesday, March 11, 9:00-Noon

• Foundations of basket making with Helen Matoush

• Learn the ancient art of reed basketry

• Materials supplied by the gallery.

• Lab fee for materials $5.00

Tuesday, April 8, 9:00-12:00

• Encaustic Painting with Ida Foreman

• Learn the ancient art of painting with hot wax used by ancient Greeks.

• Hot wax and painting surfaces supplied by gallery.

• Lab Fee for materials and supplies $5.00

• Participants are also invited to bring their own old bristle brushes and rigid boards to paint on.

Tuesday, May 13, 9:00 to 12 noon

• Paint with Alita VanVliet

• Use paint to explore Alita’s unique perspective of worldly things.

• Small things made large in vibrant colors

Tuesday, June 10. 9:00 AM to 12 Noon

• Plain Air Painting with Oils

• Ester Shaw will share secrets of outdoor painting with oil.

• Practice seeing with a brush

Saturday, June 21, 9 AM to Noon

• Experimental Watercolor Painting with Darlene Morris

• Explore a variety of watercolor painting techniques

• Stretch your creative imagination

YOUTH ARTISTS; All materials provided by the gallery. Cost is $5.00 per class Pre-registration one week in advance will be greatly appreciated.

Saturday, January 18 10-12:00, (6 to 17 yrs)

• Three D painting

• Teacher: Snake Jagger. Artist of the month. West Gallery

• Learn to use color theory to create the illusion of 3D.

• Special 3d glasses provided with class.

• All materials provided by the gallery

Saturday, February 8, 9:00 – 11:00, (6-17 years old)

• Colored Pencil Drawing with Sandra Lytch

• Design and create a colored pencil picture using a wide variety of colored pencil methods.

• All materials provided by the gallery

Saturday, March 22, 9:00 to 11:00 (6 – 17 years old)

• Impressionistic Painting with Janice Commentz,

• Learn how artists use the elements of art to show feelings in art.

• Paint like VanGough and Gaugan

Saturday, April 12, 9:00-11:00, (6 – 17years old)

• Making primitive pottery with Mike Fagan

• Use locally dug clay to make pots the way that the early Indian made theirs.

• Pots will be fired by the gallery and returned to the students.

Saturday, May 17, 9-11:00

• Magic with paper pulp Teacher: Bonnie Brady

• Learn to make paper and cast it into BAS relief compositions

FIELD TRIP SCHOOL CLASS GALLERY TOURS Teachers are invited to bring their classes to the 29 Palms gallery for a docent led gallery tour and drawing lesson. Call the gallery to schedule a tour, September to June Phone: 760 367 7819. Wednesday to Sunday, 12 Noon to 3 PM, E-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Ed Keesling 760 365 8193. E-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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